The Bristol Residential Letting Co
Southville, Bristol, BS3
4.4/5, 40 reviews
90% recommended
95% lettings valuation accuracy
82% lettings fee satisfaction

“The best Bristol letting agent for Landlords...”

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Sep 18,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'HCJ'
Sep 18,2018
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Incredible managed service. We purchased a new flat, we aren't local and Bristol Residential made everything so easy, they sorted everything. Would recommend without hesitation. Amazing service.
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The Bristol Residential Letting Co
222 North Street
Southville,Bristol
North Somerset
BS3 1JD
01173708818

Performance statistics
Services Valuation Accuracy Fees Satisfaction Min Price of property reviewed Max Price of property reviewed
Lettings 95% 82% £550 £2,000
Review statistics
From Landlords From Tenants From Vendors From Buyers Other
31 0 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
Areas covered
  • BS1
  • BS2
  • BS3
  • BS4
  • BS5
  • BS13
  • BS14
  • BS41
Services offered
  • Sales
  • Lettings
  • Block Management
  • Surveys
  • Conveyancing
  • Mortgage Advice
Members of
ARLA TPOS Lettings TPOS TDS
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“Excellent agency...”

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Jun 26,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Hugo Minchin'
Jun 26,2019
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Damien Riley and his team have provided an excellent service during my tenancy. The level of professionalism is to be commended. Any issues with the property I rent have always been swiftly resolved and I have felt listened to and respected throughout. More recently Damien ...
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“FIRST RATE AGENCY...”

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Apr 17,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'John Brierly'
Apr 17,2019
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Bristol Residential have let and managed properties in Bristol for me for the past 7 years. Throughout this period I have found them to be very efficient in all aspects of the process - really on the ball. Very helpful with any queries, too. Tenants seem ...
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Fees are appropriate with no hidden extras
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“Excellent service...”

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Mar 21,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Rosie C'
Mar 21,2019
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Damian is our point of contact and provides a first class property management service. He deals promptly with any queries or problems, and always comes back quickly with an answer. He's friendly and professional and nothing is too much trouble. A refreshing change from other ...
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Fees are in line with what we expected
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“best property managers ever...”

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Mar 09,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Brad'
Mar 09,2019
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I have been a residential landlord for 25 years. For the past three years I have been working with Bristol Residential. Their level of service far exceeds any I have experienced in the past. They are full service - from assistance in identifying investment property to ...
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“Flat Rental...”

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Feb 23,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'V Luk'
Feb 23,2019
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We have been engaging the Bristol Residential Letting Co for the past six years for their help in finding us tenants. We are, indeed, very pleased with the service they provide. The staff are always quick to respond and very efficient. We will certainly continue ...
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“In good hands......!...”

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Feb 12,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'JG'
Feb 12,2019
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Very pleased with BRLCo's management of my rental property. Communications are clear & timely, and Andy's attention to detail is particularly reassuring....
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In line with industry norms.
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“Proffessional service received by Josh...”

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Dec 18,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Mat Grace'
Dec 18,2018
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Josh was great from start to finish. He was positive, proffessional & found me some great new tennants. Would highly recommend Josh....
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To be expected
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“Effiicient, Direct, Helpful & Friendly...”

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Dec 05,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'K.J.N.Phifer'
Dec 05,2018
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Firstly, it helps greatly that their office is open Saturdays. Definitely a help for those of us who can't take off work in the middle of a weekday! They were friendly, efficient and helpful through every step of the way. I have heard horror stories (...
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The fees were standard, i.e. going market price.
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“Great...”

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Dec 03,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Eric'
Dec 03,2018
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The entire letting process was extremely smooth and straightforward. I love the flat and would be happy to work with Josh and the rest of the Bristol Residential Letting Co in the future....
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“5 star rating...”

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Nov 12,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Vikster'
Nov 12,2018
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I used Don at Bristol Residential Letting recently for my first tenancy agreement; he was very extremely efficient, prompt, thorough and explained the process fully. It was a smooth and stress-free process. Looking forward to the next one! Highly recommend!...
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“Great experience with Bristol Residential Letting Co...”

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Nov 05,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Bristol Apartment Owner'
Nov 05,2018
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Josh made letting my apartment very straightforward, I couldn't have asked for a more professional but also friendly service. My flat was let very quickly to my ideal tenant. Since the property was let, I have also been very happy with the management service provided ...
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No issues with the Agent's fees.
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“Honest, trustworthy and professional...”

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Sep 28,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Tony K'
Sep 28,2018
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Since entrusting my properties to BRL after a disastrous and costly experience with my previous letting agent, I have been very impressed in all my dealings with them. Ed was very understanding and empathetic to my situation and like Don and the rest of the ...
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Wey fair and reasonable fees for a five star service
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“Wonderful to work with...”

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Sep 25,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Joanne'
Sep 25,2018
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I have had The Bristol Residential Letting Co manage my rental properties for years. They are simply wonderful, extremely helpful, knowledgable, reliable, efficient, ahead of their game... the list goes on. I would not be where I am with my property portfolio without them. The ...
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Good
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“The best Bristol letting agent for Landlords...”

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Sep 18,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'HCJ'
Sep 18,2018
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Incredible managed service. We purchased a new flat, we aren't local and Bristol Residential made everything so easy, they sorted everything. Would recommend without hesitation. Amazing service....
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“The go-to guys for lettings in Bristol...”

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Jun 20,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'BH1987'
Jun 20,2018
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I've used most of Bristol's letting agencies in the past - either as a tenant myself or as a landlord - and have found Bristol Res to be a league ahead of the other options. They operate with a genuine understanding of your situation; and ...
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Matched fees for one of their competitors, which has proved to be great value for money - same fee for a better service.
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“Exceptional service from a friendly team...”

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Jun 13,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Nick'
Jun 13,2018
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We're very happy with the support from Don, Joshua, and all at The Bristol Residential Letting Co. Southville office. Tenants were found quickly, payment and paperwork is managed well, and the team's knowledge of the local area was very helpful in choosing a property to ...
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Very reasonable fees for the level of service offered.
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“Bristol Residential Letting Review...”

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Jun 08,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Paul Mason'
Jun 08,2018
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Speaking as a Landlord with one property to let, I would definitely recommend Bristol Residential Letting. The guidance and advice provided by Don and the staff in the Southville branch has not only been invaluable in helping me to understand the requirements of letting a ...
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Very Good
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“Avoid if you can...”

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Apr 30,2018
Minithumbdown
By: 'Ex tenant'
Apr 30,2018
2 people found
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Avoid renting a property that has this company as the agent if you possibly can. We were only at the property for six months and had issues with damp and stinking drains. There was an attempt to resolve the damp issue with a 'cheap and ...
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Comment on agent fees
Disgracefully expensive for zero service.
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By: Don McKeever - Lettings Director
May 29, 2018
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I am sorry that you have felt the need to post a negative review in this instance and were not happy with the overall service provided by The Bristol Residential Letting Co during your time at the property. The damp issue which was raised by yourself while living at the property was resolved within a short time of being raised with us and there have been no issues since. The works completed were as recommended by an experienced contractor and not a budget or temporary solution. Regarding t ...

“my experience with the co....”

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Mar 23,2018
Minithumbup
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By: 'Alison Tuscany'
Mar 23,2018
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I changed a little less than a year ago to The Bristol Residential Letting Co. from another company. This because I was unsatisfied with the way that co. managed my property in Bristol. Thanks to the BRLC the changeover was handled well by them. Since ...
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Fair enough. I live abroad so am completely reliant on their management.
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“Avoid this branch/ James boyack like the plague. Disgusting customer ......”

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Mar 14,2018
Minithumbdown
By: 'B'
Mar 14,2018
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Avoid this branch/ James boyack like the plague. Disgusting customer service. Never been so let down by an agency. Lies continually about various aspects of the handover and maintenance. Only responded to emails or calls when it was he that needed something. Will go out ...
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Bad
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By: Don McKeever
May 23, 2018
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Dear 'B', I am sorry that you have felt the need to post a negative review about our business and more specifically James Boyack. You have not provided any indication of who you are, or indeed the property you occupy/occupied. We have a complaints procedure that allows a tenant to escalate to management and director level in our business. Unfortunately you have chosen not to do this and so offered us little opportunity to investigate your complaint. I would however state that James Boyack is a ...

“I've worked with the team at The Bristol Residential Letting ......”

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Jan 31,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Ben'
Jan 31,2018
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I've worked with the team at The Bristol Residential Letting Company for about 3 years. They provide an absolutely brilliant service. They always deliver on their promises and always go the extra mile. The are professional and excellent to deal with. I would highly recommend them....
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“It is seldom nowadays that you get to work with ......”

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Dec 11,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Mike'
Dec 11,2017
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It is seldom nowadays that you get to work with such a professional organisation. I have had the pleasure of working with members of staff from both the Southville and Clifton office. I could not praise their knowledge, flexibility and helpfulness more highly. They were ...
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Fair
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“If I could give them a 0 i would- they do ......”

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Nov 14,2017
Minithumbdown
By: 'annoyed ex tenant'
Nov 14,2017
1 people found
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If I could give them a 0 i would- they do anything to take your deposit, bad service, they would chase for rent before it was even due, move things around when coming for viewings- unethical, horrible humans...
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By: Don McKeever
May 23, 2018
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I am sorry that you have felt the need to post such a scathing review of our business. I have not received a complaint of any sort from a tenant in relation to issues you mention. I would therefore assume you have not felt the need to raise a complaint. I feel you are being grossly negative and unfair on the superb service our business offers to both landlords and tenants. Should you have had an issue with our assessment of deposit deductions due, you are offered the opportunity to dispute throu ...

“Under no circumstances should you rent from this firm. They ......”

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Feb 22,2017
Minithumbdown
By: 'd38'
Feb 22,2017
3 people found
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Under no circumstances should you rent from this firm. They are a cowboy outfit that simply exploit and neglect tenants. Be under no illusions - they are not there to provide you with a service. They are there to represent and manage the property on ...
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Extremely bad.
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By: Don McKeever
Feb 22, 2017
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Dear Sir/Madam, It is unfortunate that you have felt the need to comment on our service. I cannot identify who you are by your 'd38' profile name. I can assure you that we carry out every check out as per TDS guidelines. We are all professionally trained and the business is affiliated with ARLA& TPO. It would be in everyones interests for the property to be returned how it was found at the commencement of the tenancy with exception for fair wear and tear. We would be delighted to release full ...

“I had rented a 3 bed house from BRL and had ......”

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Jan 13,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Louise P'
Jan 13,2017
1 people found
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I had rented a 3 bed house from BRL and had six month periodic checks all through the 3 years I was there, after every visit they emailed me to say they were happy with the property and for me to extend my tenacy.....which I did, ...
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bad
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By: Don McKeever
Jan 23, 2017
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Dear Louise, I am sorry that you have taken this view of the management and assessment of deposit deductions following your checking out of the property. During our check out inspection, we found the property to be below the standard we would expect. The landlord was certainly in agreement with our assessment when he visited. There were multiple issues raised which have been detailed in your check out report along with photos. Where we could not form our own professional opinion, we sought prof ...

“I have been with The Bristol Residential Letting Co for ......”

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Dec 09,2016
Minithumbup
By: 'Ben'
Dec 09,2016
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I have been with The Bristol Residential Letting Co for over 3 years and have found them very friendly and helpful. They give an excellent service and I would highly recommend them to anyone looking for property management....
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Good
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“We came to TBRL about two years ago, after experiencing ......”

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Oct 31,2014
Minithumbup
By: 'Tina'
Oct 31,2014
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We came to TBRL about two years ago, after experiencing horrible service from an other local letting agent(part of a national chain), we live abroad and had to fly back to the UK to sort things out. Don and his colleagues were extremely helpful ...
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“We have much experience of dealing with Letting Agents both ......”

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Aug 18,2014
Minithumbup
By: 'Mrs C Parker'
Aug 18,2014
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We have much experience of dealing with Letting Agents both as landlords and tenants. This branch is by far the best Letting Agent we have ever worked with. Both ourselves and our tenants are getting a very good service. When they say they will do ...
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“We can thoroughly recommend the services of North Street Branch. ......”

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May 05,2014
Minithumbup
By: 'Cleary's - Cornwall'
May 05,2014
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We can thoroughly recommend the services of North Street Branch. They have successfully found 2 successive tenants for us. All the staff were very helpful, knowledgeable and offered relevant advise and guidance throughout our letting experience. We were particularly impressed with their regular updates and communication ...
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“Bristol Residential acted for me in the capacity of finding ......”

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Mar 27,2014
Minithumbup
By: 'MM, Bristol'
Mar 27,2014
0 people found
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Bristol Residential acted for me in the capacity of finding tenants which they managed professionally, keeping me informed of the process and progress. They also provided details of a suitable contact to undertake some minor maintenance work and followed up on completion of the works. ...
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Complaints Procedure

Clifton Office Complaints Procedure

The Bristol Residential Letting Co is committed to providing an excellent service to our customers however we accept that unfortunately sometimes we do not always get it right. Should a situation arise where you are not satisfied we would welcome the opportunity to address this and would ask you to follow the complaints procedure below.

1. Make the problem known to a member of our team as soon as possible and allow them the opportunity to resolve it.

2. Should this not bring a resolution please write to Deborah Hadley, Director, The Bristol Residential Letting Co, 19 Clifton Down Shopping Centre, Whiteladies Rd, Bristol BS8 2NN The grievance will be acknowledged within 3 working days and then investigated in accordance with in-house procedures. A formal written outcome of the complaint will be sent to you within 21 days. Should we require a longer period whilst we gather the facts, we will advise you in writing and confirm our revised response date.

3. Should you remain dissatisfied please contact Ed Osborn, Director, The Bristol Residential Letting Co, 19 Clifton Down Shopping Centre, Whiteladies Road, Bristol BS8 2NN or e-mail ed@bristolreslet.com who will ensure the grievance is investigated by a Director not directly involved with the grievance.

4. For your further reassurance TBRLC is pleased to be a member of the The Property Ombudsman and they can be contacted by writing to The Property Ombudsman, Beckett House, 4 Bridge Street, Salisbury SP1 21LX. Copies of a 'Consumer Guide' and 'Code of Practice' are available free of charge from our office or from The Property Ombudsman website - www.tpos.co.uk


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